New year, new you.... As the New Year rolls in a lot of folks start their next journey with a new years resolution or 2 and for some that means a new diet or a change to their eating habits. I know Ive spoken before about food fades and I have to admit, for me, … Continue reading A new year start but a bigger belt….
Bigger doesn't always mean better.... I'm always interested in how large companies manage food allergies. When I went to Disney Paris, as a huge company I expected a good range of allergy suitable options, sadly that wasnt the case. Find out more about my Disney trips here and here too. I admit at times it … Continue reading Chester Zoo
Oooooohhhh cake..... Eveybody know's you cant beat a good cake; be a classic victoria sponge or a fancy rainbow sprinkle pinata cake. A cake makes your day. And what could make any cake better; a locally made one. Today I visited Blakemere village, Northwich for their veggie-licious food fest. Their food fest brought together local … Continue reading Does staying local makes cakes taste better?
Firstly, hello again! Sorry ive been AWOL, sometimes life just gets in the way and takes over, but I'm back and ready go! Restrications in the UK are being lifted which is great but the pandemic is still here and its kind of sad The sad that makes me crave chocolate, lots and lots of … Continue reading Sometimes you just need chocolate….
When a Manchester girl goes to Liverpool.... This week I was invited to visit The Albert Dock and experience some of the wonderful attractions and restaurants they have to offer as part of their #AllWrappedUp campaign. I have been to Liverpool lots of times but I have to admit I have not ventured onto The … Continue reading No curries, no brownies? Perfect!
Where has the pleasure gone.... I'd love to sit here and tell you all that every meal out recently has been a wonderful pleasure, but that would be a lie It appears the fun and excitiment of dining out has dwindled turning into stress and sadness in most places. Now don't get me wrong I … Continue reading The sadness of dining out
A fan for life.... As you probably already know I am a huge Harry Potter fan! I'm that much of a fan my entire hallway is dedicated to the films! Last year I got to visit the Harry Potter studio tour, it was amazing to look round but not the greatest to eat at if … Continue reading Hogsmeade at home
The destinantion.... With Covid-19 still hanging around and restrictions still in place; like most of us I have opted for a staycation rather than going abroad this year. And why the heck not, the UK has some beautiful desinations and attractions to discover. I have family scattered all over the UK; so theres nothing better … Continue reading A staycation whoopsie!
I'm bored.... I don't think I have ever cooked so much food for myself since the lockdown has started and I have to admit i'm really missing eating out at the moment but we have to keep plodding on and beat this virus. Home cooked food doesn't mean that we have to eat the same … Continue reading Easy meals from around the world via your supermarket!
Am I wrong? Or just a moaner.... I would like to think I am like most folk out in this wild world that we live, in that when I am out shopping or meeting with friends we can go to our local coffee shop have a drink and a quick bite to eat Well I … Continue reading The tale of the coffee shops and the disappearing food